Coastal Medical & Cosmetic Dermatology of La Jolla

Coastal Medical & Cosmetic Dermatology of La Jolla


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Coastal Medical & Cosmetic Dermatology is a company of dermatology experts primarily based within La Jolla California. We’ve happily supported the La Jolla community for many years and look forward to a long and thriving relationship.

When Will I Need A Cosmetic Dermatologist?

Doctors have numerous options to provide treatment for patients. A medical school education is required to become a Dermatologist However, cosmetic dermatology takes shorter time to master. Therefore, a medical school education is not necessary to obtain additional education in this field.

Chemical Peels: Dermatologists perform chemical peels in a treatment. During a chemical peel, the dermatologist will employ alpha hydroxyl acids or beta hydroxyl acids to eliminate the topmost layer of the epidermis (also called the stratum corneum). The epidermis is the layer of skin that has fat cells, which help keep the skin firm. The epidermis contains an elastin-like layer that keeps your skin looking young. If the layers are removed and the face appears older and more vulnerable to damage.

Microdermabrasion A cosmetic dermatologist could likewise perform microdermabrasion. This process removes very small deposits from the epidermis (top covering) of the skin. These crystals help reduce wrinkles and fine lines. The epidermis no longer appears as tight and dull, and hair growth appears more attractive. This particular treatment can dramatically improve the appearance and feel on the skin when it is performed on a regular basis.

Laser Therapy: Many people with oily skin, or even acne, have laser therapy that is recommended by their cosmetic dermatologists to enhance their complexion. Laser therapy uses pulses of light to be able to dry out and remove the particular excess oil and bacteria off your skin’s surface. Your skin is left more smooth and clear. Laser therapy is typically advised for those with oily or acne-prone skin, who have not seen improvement with other treatments. In some patients, excessive laser therapy can lead to the growth of acne.

There is a possibility that dermatologists are competent to carry out these procedures. The American Academy of Dermatology provides a list of accredited dermatologists. This list is compiled based on the responses of former and current individuals and feedback from American Academy of Dermatology. To become eligible for the academy’s program, these dermatologists should satisfy certain requirements.

Your General Practitioner: Often your doctor may recommend one to dermatologist. If perhaps you have a healthy skin and are in good overall health, the dermatologist should be competent to recommend you to a qualified cosmetic dermatologist. The office of your general practitioner will likely provide you with the name of a recommended dermatologist, too. If your doctor isn’t sure about the dermatologist to visit, they may be able to recommend a dermatologist.

Plastic Surgeon: A lot of people seek out an expert in plastic surgery to eliminate unwanted body hair. A dermatologist is also able to treat wrinkles and also loose skin. Many dermatologists are able to perform surgery to enhance the look of the skin. A dermatologist might be able to assist you in the event that your skin is losing its shape or perhaps has too many lines. A dermatologist is not able to provide much help to your skin. However, he or she might be able to recommend someone who can ensure that your skin appears as well as feel its most beautiful.

Call us today in the event that looking for a trustworthy Dermatology business. We’ve got our contact details down below.

9850 Genesee Ave #850, La Jolla, CA 92037, United States
+1 858-657-0267